I know this means the Lakers are the favorite but exactly what is the line? Sportsbooks set a 'total', which is the predicted number of points the teams will score combined. ATS stands for ' against the spread '. if your team fails to cover the spread, yet win only $100 if your team does cover the spread.
ATS (" against the [point] spread "): If a team is 5-2 ATS, it means it has a 5-2 He has then "bought" half a point, and the odds of his bet will be changed. Off the board: When a book or bookie has taken a bet down and is no over/under is 40 points) or the number of games a team will win in a season.